• 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Box
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  • 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Pistrucci Medallion
    Pistrucci Medallion
  • 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Reverse
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  • 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Box
  • 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Pistrucci Medallion
  • 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Reverse
  • 1993 Whole Coin Set Sovereign - Four (4) Coins Gold Proof The Pistrucci Centenary Collection Obverse
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Available
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Intrinsic Price
£2,373.19
Mint
London

1993 Gold Proof Sovereign Four-Coin Set - The Pistrucci Centenary Collection

This 1993 British four coin gold proof sovereign set is struck in 22 carat gold fineness and contains the the quintuple sovereign, double sovereign, full sovereign and half sovereign. 

This set also includes a silver medallion of Benedetto Pistrucci, the designer of the classic St George & Dragon engraving which has graced the reverse of most gold sovereigns since 1817.

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£2,965.70

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The 1993 gold proof sovereign set features the third portrait of the Queen, as used from 1985 to 1997 inclusive on most British coins. The issue quantity on this 1993 four coin set is less than a quarter of the 1985 issue. The issue limit placed on the 1993 set was 1,500 and only 1,336 were issued. There were 5,849 of the 1985 sets issued.

In 1990, the four coin gold proof set packaging was redesigned, and changed to a red leather box, and for the first time, a gold-plated medallion with a crowned "Elizabeth R" above the date was included. The medallion included in the 1993 sets has a monkey on the reverse to mark the Chinese lunar Year of the Monkey.

The coins in this set are British legal tender and are free from Capital Gains Tax.

Obverse

The coins in the set feature the third definitive UK coin portrait of Elizabeth II by sculptor, Raphael Maklouf.

Reverse

The reverse of the coins in the gold proof sovereign set features the St George and Dragon engraving by Italian engraver, Benedetto Pistrucci.

Specification

Alloy  22 carat gold
Fineness 0.916
Obverse Designer Raphael Maklouf
Reverse Designer Benedetto Pistrucci
Mint The Royal Mint
Mintage 1,336
Finish Proof
Silver Medallion Obverse Portrait of Benedetto Pistrucci
Silver Medallion Reverse Montage of three St George & Dragon sovereign reverses
Half Sovereign Diameter 19.30mm
Half Sovereign Weight 3.99g
Half Sovereign Actual Gold Weight 0.1177 Troy oz
Sovereign Diameter 22.05mm
Sovereign Weight 7.981g
Sovereign Actual Gold Weight 0.2354 Troy oz
Double Sovereign Diameter 28.40mm
Double Sovereign Weight 15.98g
Double Sovereign Actual Gold Weight 0.4708 Troy oz
Quintuple Sovereign Diameter 36.02mm
Quintuple Sovereign Weight 39.94g
Quintuple Sovereign Actual Gold Weight 1.1771 Troy oz
Actual Gold Weight of Whole Set 2.0011 Troy oz
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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their gold content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Delivery

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £9. 

International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

Orders under £60

Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.

International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

 

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +44 1253 343 081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

 

Postage Insurance

We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

Orders < £1000 there is no additional fee

Orders > £1000 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1000 we apply a £1 fee. 

 

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